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Nation 21 Nov 2004 | 12:00 AM

Council: Asia-Pacific FTA may help talks

The Apec Business Advisory Council (Abac) has suggested the formation of Free Trade Area Asia-Pacific (FTAAP) to 'jolt' the stalled WTO negotiations.

Nation 05 Oct 2004 | 12:00 AM

Chan: I need to weigh the pros and cons

The Government wants to make the right decision when choosing between the KL International Airport and Subang airport to be turned into Malaysia's low-cost airline hub, Transport Minister Datuk Seri Chan Kong Choy said.

Nation 20 Aug 2004 | 12:00 AM

Concern over gated housing projects

The Government will look into the social impact of gated housing projects, said Housing and Local Government Minister Datuk Seri Ong Ka Ting.

Nation 16 Aug 2004 | 12:00 AM

'Maid transfer 'ineffective'

Some of the newly announced regulations related to foreign maids aimed at ensuring better work terms were implemented about four years ago but were found to be ineffective.

Education 01 Aug 2004 | 12:00 AM

At home in school

Families who turn to homeschooling usually adopt it as a last resort or when all else fails to meet their needs. PHILIP AUGUSTINE looks at the pros and cons of the less conventional mode as well as some success stories.

AseanPlus News 30 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

China now all for nuclear energy

Not far from the 500,000-year-old Peking Man's cave, hailed by the Chinese as a powerful symbol of the country's glorious past, scientists are hard at work building its even brighter nuclear future.

Nation 06 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

Government to consider impact of plan on KLIA

The findings of the study on the impact on the KL International Airport (KLIA) by turning the Sultan Abdul Aziz International Airport in Subang into a hub for budget airlines will be considered before a decision is made by the Government.

Nation 04 Jul 2004 | 12:00 AM

Report on ‘build and sell’ being prepared

A report containing details on the 'build and sell' concept is being prepared by the Housing and Local Government Ministry for consideration by the Cabinet.

Nation 21 Jun 2004 | 12:00 AM

Bid to cut building costs

The Government wants an in-depth study on how prefabricated technology for houses or buildings can help reduce costs and the country's reliance on foreign labour.

Education 06 Jun 2004 | 12:00 AM

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